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March 29, 2017

My sister and I were walking out the door towards the horses at my wedding venue and my soon to be husband was standing right there in front of me…but he WAS NOT supposed to see me! Not the best day ever. This was the biggest reason that I had NO FAITH in wedding planners. […]

February 9, 2017


When we arrived at The Elms Hotel it was weirdly calm. I am no fan of ghosts but I had heard a few stories about this place.  I was greeted by a busy room of women getting ready and laughing. When I saw Jena she was having her hair done. She seemed so calm. After […]


February 5, 2017

When we opened for business in September 2015 booking was slow. I was nervous of course just because of all of the excitement. I had talked to a few brides but nothing was solid. Katrina contacted us and was our FIRST LRP BRIDE!!!! Not only was she beautiful but she was extremely sweet. We had […]

January 7, 2017


I met La’Trice through her sister, Vanessa-a former student of mine, a few months before her elopement. After talking through her details we knew we were perfect for each other! HA! I hadn’t had the chance to meet Cerrome until the actual day of the Elopement but I could tell he was very excited. We […]


November 22, 2016

Yovana is from Mexico and Stefano is from Italy. Married at Union Station, they met through friends right here in Kansas City.  On their wedding day Yovana was chauffeured around in a classic Bentley and met her groom at Union Station for the ceremony. She walked down the aisle to a harp playing in the […]

November 19, 2016


The day started with hair and make up and then over to St. Peter’s Catholic Church for getting ready and the ceremony. Rochelle couldn’t stop laughing and smiling. She was the happiest bride on her wedding day. With the help of her sister and best friends, she slipped into her ball gown styled wedding dress […]


August 15, 2016

I met Rachel on a sunny day in Overland Park to discuss wedding details. She was very friendly. I think we almost talked about everything but the wedding at first! One week later was the date we decided to do their Legler Barn Sunrise Engagement Session. I was super excited because I have been trying […]

August 12, 2016


Every year I shoot an end of summer session with my girls who spend the summer with us in Kansas City with Love. They live full time with their mom in sunny Florida. Since we usually do not purchase school pictures John and I love the idea of taking our own pictures of the girls […]


August 11, 2016

Kerry and James Beautiful Summer Wedding Schwinn Produce Farm Kerry and James met us at a quiet cafe in Lawrence, Kansas on a Sunday for our first client meeting. Kerry and James were both very sweet and you could tell they were so in love. We had the engagement session in Manhattan, Kansas a few […]

June 27, 2016

Marie Rood

We’ve just completed our First Six Months in business so it seems like a great time to reflect on how we did starting Lininger Rood Photography. It was a challenge to balance the wants and needs, understand where the labor cost really are, and to give up our precious free time.  Figuring out advertising , […]